Umetsugu Inoue, Nikkatsu, films, Japanese cinema, Japan Society, Japan, NYC, Yujiro Ishihara, jazz

Japan Society to Celebrate Filmmaker Umetsugu Inoue 🗓 🗺

Umetsugu Inoue: Japan’s Music Man Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $14/$11 seniors and students/$10 Japan Society members This weekend Japan Society presents three of Nikkatsu’s newly subtitled, full-color classics by prolific and versatile filmmaker Umetsugu Inoue. Inoue worked across a wide range of genres throughout his long career and made … Continue reading Japan Society to Celebrate Filmmaker Umetsugu Inoue 🗓 🗺
Kazuhiro Soda, Inland Sea, documentary, Art of the Real, Film Society Lincoln Center, films, NYC, Japan, fishing industry

Film Society Lincoln Center to Screen “Inland Sea” by Kazuhiro Soda 🗓 🗺

North American Premiere of Inland Sea Saturday, April 28 at 8:30 p.m. Film Society Lincoln Center, Francesca Beale Theater – 144 W. 65th Street (between Amsterdam Avenue and Broadway) Admission: $15/$12 Seniors, Students, and Persons with Disabilities Japanese filmmaker Kazuhiro Soda continues to monitor changes to the Japanese fishing industry in the black and white documentary Inland Sea, set in Ushimado, the same village as his expansive Oyster … Continue reading Film Society Lincoln Center to Screen “Inland Sea” by Kazuhiro Soda 🗓 🗺
New York Peace Film Festival, anti-war, films, film festival, NYC, Japan, Iran, Grand Illusion, Okinawa, WWII, Resistance at Tule Lake, internment, incarceration, war

11th Annual New York Peace Film Festival 🗓 🗺

11th Annual New York Peace Film Festival Saturday, March 24 from 1:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Sunday, March 25 from 12:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. All Souls Unitarian Church – 1157 Lexington Avenue (between 79th & 80th Streets) Admission: Free The 11th Annual New York Peace Film Festival (NYPFF) is a two-day film festival co-hosted by The Peace & Justice Task Force of All Souls … Continue reading 11th Annual New York Peace Film Festival 🗓 🗺